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    Linux/BSD Partition Types?


    Are Linux/BSD swap partitions primary partitions or extended, and are root partitions primary or extended???

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    I believe the answer to both cases can be either, though most likely a Swap partition installed automatically with be a logical partition and root partitions, should through common sense be a primary partition.

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